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Chapters on Political Communications


1)       2004. ‘The Internet and Politics: Emerging Perspectives.’ Doris A. Graber, Bruce Bimber, W. Lance Bennett, Richard Davis and Pippa Norris. In Academy & the Internet. Eds. Helen Nissenbaum and Monroe E. Price. New York: Peter Lang. pp.90-119.


2)       2004. ‘Global political communication.’ In Comparing Political Communication: Theories, Cases and Challenges. Eds. Frank Esser and Barbara Pfetsch. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


3)       2004. ‘Preaching to the converted? Pluralism, participation and party websites.’ In e-democracia: Retos y Oportunidas papa el Fortalecimiento de la Participatión Ciudadana y la Democracia en la Sociedad de la Informacion. Eds. José I Porras y Rubén Araya. Santiago, Chile: Universidad Bolivariana.


4)       2004. ‘New technology and turnout.’ In Electronic Voting and Democracy: A Comparative Analysis. Edited by Norbert Kersting and Harald Baldersheim. London: Palgrave.


5)       2003. ‘Il divario digitale globale: poverta informative, Internet e sviluppo.’ In Quale Futuro Per Il Commercio Electtronico? Edited by Giorgio Gottardi and Ettore Bolisani. Milan: Franco Angeli.


6)       2003. ‘The Worldwide Digital Divide: Information Poverty, the Internet and Development.’ In I mercati elettronici hanno reali prospettive? Ed. Ettore Bolisani. Milan: Franco Angeli.


7)       2003. ‘The bridging and bonding role of online communities.’ In Society Online: The Internet in Context Eds. Philip N. Howard and Steve Jones. Thousand Oaks, CA:Sage.


8)       2003. ‘Digital divide.’ In The Information Society Reader. Ed Frank Webster. London: Routledge.


9)       2003.’Globale politische Kommunikation: Freie Medien, Gutes Regieren und Wohlstandsentwicklung.’ In Politische Kommunikation Im Internationalen Vergleich. Hrsg. Frank Esser and Barbara Pfetsch. Germany: Westdeutscher Verlag.


10)   2002. ‘La Participacion Ciudadana: Mexico Desde Una Perspectiva Comparativa.’ In Deconstruyendo la ciusasanía: Advances y retos en el desarrollo de la cultura democrática en Mexico. Mexico: Instituto Federal Electoral.


11)   2002. ‘Un circolo virtuoso? L’impatto di partiti e mezzi di informazione sulla partecipazione politica nelle campagne postmoderne.’ In Il circuito politico-mediale. Ed. Angelo Mellone. Rome:  Rubbettino editore.


12)   2002. ‘Political Communications.’ In Comparing Democracies 2: New Challenges in the Study of Elections and Voting. Eds. Lawrence LeDuc, Richard Niemi and Pippa Norris. London: Sage.  Ch.6.


13)   2002. ‘Do Campaigns Matter for Civic Engagement? US Elections 1952-2000. Do Political Campaigns Matter? Eds. David Farrell and Rudiger Schmitt-Beck. London: Routledge.


14)   2001. ‘Who Surfs? New Technology, Old Voters and Virtual Democracy in US Elections 1992-2000.’ Revised edition. Ed. Elaine Kamarck. Washington, DC: Brookings Institute.


15)   2001. ‘Echar la culpa al mensajero? Los nuevos medios de comunicacion y la desafeccion politica en las democracies europeas.’ In Construccion de Europa, Democracia y Globalizacion. Ed Ramon Maiz. Universidade de Santiago de Compostela.


16)   2001. ‘A Virtuous Circle? The Impact of Political Communications in Post-Industrial Democracies.’ In Challenges to Democracy.  Ed Keith Dowding, James Hughes and Helen Margetts. London: Palgrave Publishers. Pp.100-117.


17)   2001. ‘Political Communication: Technological Diffusion and Democracy’. International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Oxford: Pergamon /Elsevier Science.


18)   2001 ‘The News Media and Democracy.’ In Political Communications Transformed: From Morrison to Mandelson. Edited by John Bartle and Dylan Griffiths. Basingstoke: Palgrave Publishers. Pp. 163-180.


19)   2000 ‘The Impact of Television on Civic Malaise.’ Chapter 10. In Disaffected Democracies: What’s Troubling the Trilateral Countries? Edited By Susan J. Pharr and Robert D. Putnam. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Pp.231-251.


20)   2000. ‘Blaming the Messenger? Political Communications and Turnout in EU Elections.’  In Citizen Participation in European Politics. Demokratiutredningens skrift ne 32. Stockholm: Pressens Bild/ Statens Offentliga Utredningar: Pp.99-117.


21)   1999 ‘Who Surfs? New Technology, Old Voters and Virtual Democracy.’ In Edited by Elaine C. Kamarck and Joseph S. Nye Jr. New Hampshire: Hollis. Pp. 71-94.


22)   1998 ‘Does Negative News Matter? The Effect of TV News on Party Images in the 1997 British Election.’ With David Sanders. In British Elections and Parties Review. Edited by Charles Pattie et al. London: Frank Cass. Pp.150-170.


23)   1997 ‘The Battle for the Campaign Agenda.’ In Britain at the Polls, 1997. Edited by Anthony King. Chatham, NJ: Chatham House. Pp.113-144.


24)   1997 ‘Political Communications.’ In Developments in British Politics, 5. Edited by Patrick Dunleavy et al. London: Macmillan. Pp.75-88.


25)   1997 ‘Introduction: The Rise of Post-Modern Political Communications?’  In Politics and the Press: The News Media and Its Influences. Edited by Pippa Norris Boulder, CO: Lynne Reinner Press. Pp.1-17.


26)   1997 ‘News of the World’ in Politics and the Press: The News Media and Its Influences. Edited by Pippa Norris. Boulder, CO: Lynne Reinner Press. Pp.275-290.


27)   1996 ‘Introduction’ and ‘A Splash of Color in the Photo Op: Women Leaders Worldwide.’ In Women, Media, and Politics. Edited by Pippa Norris. New York: Oxford University Press. Pp.149-165.


28)   1996 ‘Political Communications in British Election Campaigns:  Reconsidering Media Effects.’  In British Parties and Elections Yearbook, 1995 Edited by David Farrell et al. Frank Cass: London. Pp.125-138.


Chapters on Elections and Public Opinion


29)   2004. ‘Ballot structures and Legislative Behavior’ In Exporting Congress. Edited by Timothy Powers & Nicol Rae.


30)   2005. ‘Elections and public opinion’ The Blair Government, 2001-2005. Edited by Dennis Kavanagh and Anthony Seldon.


31)   2003. ‘Skeptical patients: Performance, Social Capital and Culture. In The public’s health: A matter of trust.


32)   2003. ‘Still a public service ethos? Work values, experience and job satisfaction among government workers.’ In For the People: Public Service in the 21st Century. Edited by Joseph S. Nye and John Donahue. Washington DC: Brookings Institution Press.


33)   2003. ‘Global governance and cosmopolitan citizens.’ Reprinted in The Global Transformations Reader. 2nd Edition. Edited by David Held. Cambridge, Polity.


34)   2003. ‘Do institutions matter? The consequences of electoral reform for political participation.’ In Rethinking the Vote Eds. Ann N. Crigler, Marion R. Just, and Edward J. McCaffery. Oxford University Press.


35)   2001. ‘The Accidental President: Fuzzy Math, Florida Lawsuits and Campaign 2000’ In the British Elections and Parties Review. Eds. Jonathan Tonge, Lynn Bennie, David Denver and Lisa Harrison. London: Frank Cass. Pp174-191.


36)   2001 ‘Confidence in Australia’s Democracy.’ In Elections: Full, Free and Fair. Edited by Marian Sawer. Sydney: The Federation Press. Pp. 202-215.


37)   2001. ‘Global Governance and Cosmopolitan Citizens.’ In Governance in a Globalizing World. Eds. Joseph S. Nye and John Donahue. Washington DC: Brookings Institution Press. Pp.155-177.


38)   2002 ‘Ballots not Bullets: Electoral Systems, Ethnic Minorities and Democratization.’ Chapter 8. In The Architecture of Democracy. Edited by Andrew Reynolds and Scott Mainwaring. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 


39)   2001 ‘New Labour and Public Opinion: The Third Way as Centrism?’ Chapter 3. In New Labour: The Progressive Future? Edited by Stuart White. London: Macmillan P.32-44.


40)   2000. ‘Political Recruitment: Gender, Race and Class in the British Parliament.’ In Readings in Contemporary British Society edited by Nick Abercrombie and Alan Warde. Cambridge: Polity Press.


41)   2000 ‘Confidence in Public Institutions: Faith, Culture or Performance?’ With Kenneth Newton. In Disaffected Democracies: What’s Troubling the Trilateral Countries? Edited By Susan Pharr and Robert Putnam. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. P.52-73.


42)   2000. ‘Comparing Electoral Systems.’ (Published in Japanese). In Democratic Viability in Politics edited by Jean Laponce and Bernard Saint-Jacques. Tokyo: Masahiro Iwasaki.


43)   1999 ‘Introduction: Understanding Electoral Change’ and ‘Conclusion: Was 1997 a Critical Election?’ In Critical Elections: British Parties and Voters in Long-term Perspective. Edited by Geoffrey Evans and Pippa Norris. London: Sage.


44)   1999 ‘The Political Regime.’ In Political Representation and Legitimacy in the European Union.  Edited by Jacques Thomassen and Hermann Schmitt. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Chapter 4. Pp.74-89.


45)   1999 ‘Recruitment into the European Parliament.’ In The European Parliament, the National Parliaments, and European Integration. Edited by Richard Katz and Bernhard Wessels. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp.86-104.


46)   1998. ‘New Labour, New Tactical Voting?’ With Geoffrey Evans and John Curtice. In British Elections and Parties Review. Edited by Charles Pattie et al. London: Frank Cass. Pp.65-79.


47)   1997 ‘Anatomy of a Labour Landslide.’ In Britain Votes 1997. Edited by Pippa Norris and Neil Gavin. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp.1-24.


48)   1994 ‘The 1992 Presidential Election: Voting Behavior and Legitimacy.’ In Developments in American Politics, 2. Edited by Gillean Peele et al. London: Macmillan. Pp.18-44.


49)   1994 ‘Labour Party Factionalism and Extremism.’ In Labour's Last Chance? The 1992 Election and Beyond. Edited by Anthony Heath et al. Aldershot, Dartmouth Press. Pp.173-190.


50)   1990 ‘Electoral Studies.’ In New Developments in Political Science:  An International Review  of  Past  Achievements and  Future  Prospects Edited by Adrian Leftwich. Edward Elgar/Gower: Aldershot. Pp.176-195.


51)   1989 ‘Marginal Polls: Their Role & Record.’  In Political Communications: The General Election Campaign of 1987. Edited by Ivor Crewe & Martin Harrop. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge. Pp. 223-238.


52)   1992 ‘The 1992 General Election: Conservative Hegemony or Labour Recovery?’ With Ivor Crewe and Robert Waller. In British Parties and Elections Yearbook 1992. Herts: Harvester Wheatsheaf/ Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.


53)   1992 ‘Race and Parliamentary Representation.’  With Andrew Geddes and Joni Lovenduski. In British Parties and Elections Yearbook 1992. Herts: Harvester Wheatsheaf/Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.


54)   1991 ‘In Defence of British Electoral Studies.’ With Ivor Crewe. In British Elections and Parties Yearbook, 1991. Herts: Harvester Wheatsheaf/ Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.


Chapters on Gender Politics


55)   2003. ‘Teoria rozwojowa rőznic między płciami: zachowania wyborcze kobiet I mężczyzn w ujęciu globalnym.’ (With Ronald Inglehart). In Aktorzy zycia publicznego: Płeć jako czynnik rŏżnicyjący ed. Renata Siemienska. Warsaw: Scholar Press.


56)   2003. ‘Representation and the democratic deficit.’ In The Democracy Sourcebook. Ed. Robert A. Dahl, Ian Shapiro and Jose Antonio Cheibub. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.


57)   2001. ‘Women’s Power at the Ballot Box.’ For Voter Turnout from 1945 to 2000: A Global Report on Political Participation. 3rd Edition. International IDEA: Stockholm.


58)   2002. ‘Gender and Contemporary British Politics.’ In British Politics Today. Edited by Colin Hay. Cambridge: Polity Press Pp38-59. 


59)   2001 ‘Breaking the Barriers: British Labour Party Quotas for Women’ In Has Liberalism Failed Women? Assuring Equal Representation in Europe and the United States. Eds. Jyette Klausen and Charles S. Maier.  NY: Palgrave.  Pp.89-110.


60)   2000. ‘Mobilizing the Women’s Vote: The Gender-Generation Gap in Voting Behaviour.’ Reprinted. In Feminism and Politics, Volume 1. Edited by Joni Lovenduski. The International Library of Politics and Comparative Government. Hants: Ashgate.


61)   2000. ‘Schlussfolgerung: Ein Vergleich parlamentarisher Rekruitierung.’ In Feministische Perspektiven der Politikwissenschaft. Eds. Kathrun Braun, Gesine Fuchs, Christiane Lemke and Katrin Tons. Munich/Vienna: Oldenbourg.


62)   2002. ‘The Gender Gap: Theoretical Frameworks and New Approaches.’ In Women and American Politics: New Questions, New Directions, edited by Susan Carroll. New York: Oxford University Press. 


63)   2000 ‘Women’s Representation and Electoral Systems.’ In The International Encyclopedia of Elections. Edited By Richard Rose. Washington, DC: CQ Press. Pp. 348-351.


64)   1999. ‘Gender: A Gender-Generation Gap?’ In Critical Elections: British Parties and Voters in Long-term Perspective. Edited by Geoffrey Evans and Pippa Norris. London: Sage.


65)   1997 ‘Implicaciones  de  las  diferencias de  genero  en  el comportamiento  electoral.’ In Mujeres en Politica. Edited by Edurne Uriarte y  Arantxa Elizondo. Barcelona, Ariel.


66)   1997 ‘Introduction: Theories of Recruitment’, ‘United Kingdom’, and ‘Conclusions: Comparing Passages to Power.’ In Passages to Power:  Legislative Recruitment in Advanced Democracies.  Edited by Pippa Norris. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


67)   1997 ‘Equality Strategies in the UK.’ In Sex Equality Policy in Western Europe Edited by Frances Gardiner. London: Routledge. Pp.46-59.


68)   1996 ‘Gender Realignment in Comparative Perspective.’ In The Paradox of Parties. Edited by Marian Simms.  Melbourne: Allen & Unwin. Pp.109-129.


69)   1996 ‘Legislative Recruitment.’ In Comparing Democracies. Edited by Lawrence LeDuc, Richard Niemi, and Pippa Norris. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. Pp.184-216.


70)   1996 ‘Women Politicians: Transforming Westminster?’ In Women in Politics.  Edited by Joni Lovenduski and Pippa Norris.  Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp.91-104.


71)   1994 ‘Women's Quotas in the Labour Party.’ In British Parties and Elections Yearbook, 1994. Edited by David Broughton et al. London: Frank Cass. pp.167-181.


72)   1994 ‘The Party and Women.’ With Joni Lovenduski and Catriona Levy. In The Conservative Century.  Edited by Anthony Seldon and Stuart Ball. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp.611-635.


73)   1993 ‘The Gender-Generation Gap in British Elections.’  In British Parties and Elections Yearbook, 1993. Edited by David Denver, Pippa Norris, David  Broughton and Colin Rallings. Herts: Harvester Wheatsheaf. pp.129-142.


74)   1993 ‘The Recruitment of Parliamentary Candidates.’ With Joni Lovenduski.  In Britain's Changing Party System. Edited by Lynton Robbins, Hilary Blackmore, and Robert Pyper. Leicester: Leicester University Press. pp.125-146.


75)   1993 ‘Gender and Party Politics in Britain.’ With Joni Lovenduski. In Gender and Party Politics. Edited by Joni Lovenduski and Pippa Norris. Sage: London. pp.35-59.


76)   1993 ‘Comparative Legislative Recruitment.’ Chapter 13. In Gender and Party Politics Ed. Joni Lovenduski and Pippa Norris. Sage: London. Pp.309-330.


77)   1992 ‘Women's Under-representation in Congress: Is our Electoral System the Culprit?’ With Wilma Rule. In United States Electoral Systems: Their Impact on Women and Minorities: Volume II. Edited by Joseph Zimmerman and Wilma Rule. New York: Greenwood Press. pp.41-54.


78)   1991 ‘Party Rules and Women's Representation: Reforming the Labour Party Selection Process.’ With Joni Lovenduski. In British Elections and Parties Yearbook, 1991. Herts: Harvester Wheatsheaf. pp. 189-206.


79)   1991 ‘Electoral Systems and Women in Legislative Elites.’ In Political Leadership in Democratic Societies. Edited by Anthony Mughan and Samuel C. Patterson. Chicago: Nelson-Hall. pp.136-144.


80)   1991 ‘The Political Position of Women in Elites.’  In The Sociology of Gender.  Edited by Laura Kramer. New York: St Martin's Press.




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